Chelsea’s Nigerian born striker, Tammy Abraham has joined Aston Villa on a season loan deal.
The 20-year-old had been previously linked with Ligue 1 side Bordeaux.
Abraham featured in three pre-season games for Chelsea before been sent out on loan for a third time in his career at the club.
“I’m excited for this new chapter,” the striker told Villa’s official website.
“Aston Villa are a big club that belongs in the Premier League and I’m here to help them achieve that.
“At this stage of my career, I need games and this is a great place for me to come and showcase my talent. I can’t wait to get started.”
Aston Villa also announced the capture of the 20 year old who scored 23 goals in 41 Championship appearances on loan at Bristol City in 2016-17.
“We are delighted to confirm that @TammyAbraham has joined the club on a season-long loan from Chelsea ✍️#PartOfThePride #AVFC,” the club tweeted.
Abraham spent last term with Swansea City, where he scored eight times in all competitions. He could make his debut against Sheffield United on Saturday.11 BUSINESS NUGGETS FROM SUPER EAGLES BRONZE MEDAL TRIUMPH. The content of this ebook will propel you above your competition. DOWNLOAD NOW!!!